Centre for Human Resources Strategy and Development

Mission and Objectives

Mission and Objectives

The Centre for Human Resources Strategy and Development, a member institute of the School of Business of Hong Kong Baptist University, is a premier institute building excellence in human resource research and education. Since its establishment in 2006, the CHRSD has been conducting a wide range of activities and services which are tailored to address the needs of the business sector and the general public through our in-house Consultancy and Training, Professional Development Seminars, Conference and Policy Research activities.

Our mission is to enhance the quality of human capital in Hong Kong SAR and Mainland China by introducing and promoting state-of-the-art human resources management (HRM) practices.


  1. To undertake scientific and applied research in HRM;

  2. To conduct policy research that stimulates intellectual discussion on current employment and related issues;

  3. To publish and report the latest trends of best HRM practices;

  4. To provide a platform allowing various stakeholders to exchange ideas and views on best management practices; 

  5. To facilitate the integration of theory and practice of HRM through interactions among researchers, business executives, and other stakeholders; 

  6. To transfer the state-of-the-art HR knowledge to practitioners through training and consultancy.